November 12, 2018

Rachel Held Evans Is Going “Biblical”

By Chaplain Mike Friend of IM Rachel Held Evans has announced the project that she will be undertaking over the course of the coming year, which will result in her next book. Right now, she’s calling it “A Year of Biblical Womanhood.” I will let her introduce it via this video: The book won’t be […]

Calvin on Loving Our Neighbors

By Chaplain Mike As I have been thinking and reading about the doctrine of Vocation lately, it struck me that one of the foundations this teaching is built upon is the theology of common grace. One group of Christians that has thought (and battled!) about common grace are the Calvinists. In fact, debates and conflicts […]

Christ Has No Body but Yours

By Chaplain Mike At my church today, our pastor began a series on Vocation, a theme we began to explore on Labor Day in our post, “The Masks of God.” We will continue to explore this vital theological theme in days to come. On this Lord’s Day, here’s a chance to meditate on the subject […]

The Masks of God

By Chaplain Mike For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith — and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God — not by works, so that no one can boast. For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance […]